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Underdog Wisdom

Underdog Wisdom

It happened last week while I was in Europe. Soccer fever fired up my heart. The European Championships in full bloom. My 91-year-old mom and me,...
The Art of Conscious Impulse Surrender

The Art of Conscious Impulse Surrender

Yes, I’m biased. I’m a former theatre guy. I think of this as I stumble on an article about improvisation in, of all places, the...
Berlusconi : AC Milan 'sold' to Chinese consortium

Berlusconi : AC Milan ‘sold’ to Chinese consortium

Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi says he has sold football club AC Milan to a Chinese consortium. Berlusconi, who owns the Serie A team,...
Apple in Talks to Acquire Jay Z's Streaming Music Service Tidal

Apple in Talks to Acquire Jay Z’s Streaming Music Service Tidal

If you can’t beat ’em, buy ’em. Apple is in discussions with Tidal about acquiring its music streaming app, which offers exclusives and early...
Adidas and Kanye West expand their partnership with planned sports gear and Yeezy retail stores

adidas and Kanye West Make History with Transformative New Partnership adidas...

The Most Significant Partnership Ever Created Between an Athletic Brand and a Non-Athlete Los Angeles, June 29, 2016 - Today, adidas announced the cementing of its long-term relationship...
Google deal with LyricFind makes finding song lyrics a pleasant experience again

Google deal with LyricFind makes finding song lyrics a pleasant experience...

If you’ve ever Googled for song lyrics, you know what a messy experience it can be – half the sites proving to be just...
Uber and Pandora partner to offer music to drivers

Uber and Pandora Partner to Offer Music to Drivers

Ride-hailing giant Uber is integrating online radio station Pandora into its app for drivers for easy listening on trips, the companies announced on Monday. The...

Streaming services are increasingly seeking exclusives to set them apart from...

More music was consumed in all sorts of ways, from streaming video and audio to good old-fashioned vinyl. There was just one problem - money...

Instagram Redefined; New Branding and Analytics Insight #TechTuesday

Raise your hand if you’re not a fan of Instagram’s new branding. My hand is raised, however I wanted to do a bit of research, and...

Is It Worth Starting A Home Based Internet Business?

There are no specific requirements for starting your own internet business. But it''s surprising how so many people think and talk about their intentions...

Social goes Hollywood – FaceFlix anyone?

Not content with pushing out clips of cats scared of cucumbers (yep it's a thing), the likes of Facebook and Google now want to...

Is What you are doing Worth your Dying TIME?

I believe when things are bad you can change them..... #iBelieve   Sometimes being an ENTREPRENEUR means using you Mindsight to judge or interpret your Failures. Eye-sight: judging...

Adele has best-selling album as global music revenue rises

LONDON (AP) — Adele had the world's best-selling album last year, a global smash that helped music revenues record their first significant growth in...

Living Your Passion: Reality or Fiction?

“Be Like the Bluebird who never is blue, for he knows from his upbringing what singing can do.” –Cole Porter, Be Like the Bluebird,...

6 Stupid Office Rules that should be Banned

Rules in the workplace. Without them we'd have anarchy right? Or would we? According to an article by Dr Travis Bradbury in the Huffington Post most...

Top 12 Contributors on Business Gists

Business Gists is an online community for inspiration, educative, discovering powered by contributor worldwide where everybody are welcome. Our mission is to provide the...

Did Chris Rock Just Create Another Problem?

I’m not going to say “unless you’ve been living under a Rock”, even though the pun-value is quite tempting, but suffice it to say,...

Looking for love. On LinkedIn?

Valentines Day isn't a big thing on LinkedIn. Well it wasn't until BeLinked was launched, a Tinder style dating app that syncs with a users...

What David Bowie’s Career Teaches Us About Strategy

David Bowie recently succumbed to an 18-month battle with cancer. It’s interesting. Bowie has been famous my entire life, but I didn’t truly understand his brilliance...

Preview of the best Browser Games

Have you ever tried playing online but you could not manage because you had to install the core package? Sometimes as much as you...

I Could Build Me a Castle Of Memories Just To Have...

I don't know how many of you know the story of John Prine. He started writing music while a mailman in the early seventies....

Hear The Music!

I have to hear it. A lot. Almost constantly to survive, thrive and be productive. Every time I get dry, every time without exception, I...

Google’s Most Popular Search Terms of 2015

Google has been part of the Merriam-Webster dictionary since 2006, which tells you just how vital the search engine has become. Google’s annual list...

2015 in Review: Top Searched Lists From Across Yahoo

Yahoo has released its annual “Top” lists, but this time featuring insights from across all its platforms, including its search, Flickr, Tumblr etc The most...
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YouTube Launches New YouTube Music Service and iOS App

YouTube today launched YouTube Music, a new app designed specifically for discovering music on the video-sharing website. You can download YouTube Music now directly...

Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2015: All 44 models listed, plus the...

The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show taped in New York on Tuesday, and the multimillion-dollar production was as outrageous as ever. After months of arduous training, top...
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Candy Crush maker King bought by Activision Blizzard

Video game maker Activision Blizzard (ATVI.O) will buy "Candy Crush Saga" creator King Digital Entertainment (KING.N) for $5.9 billion, as the heavyweight of console...
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How to Submit Your Podcast to Google Play Music

Google today announced that it will start offering podcasts in the Google Play Music service. The addition will “give podcasters access to millions of new...
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New Xbox One Experience tour — an early look launching on...

During tonight's Halo 5: Live launch event, Xbox Chief Phil Spencer brought a little extra non-Halo news to the fore, announcing that the New...
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Netflix Is Making Movies Shunned by Studios

Netflix Inc. has proved itself a competitor to established networks in the world of high-quality television series. As it moves into feature films with the...

Angry, racist Twitter users are claiming that the new Star Wars...

TODAY is one of the biggest days in history for Star Wars fans across the world, with tickets for the premiere going on sale...

Hamilton demands changes to ‘boring’ F1

LEWIS Hamilton reckons the “incredibly boring” practice sessions for the Russian GP highlighted how F1 could improve its race weekend format. Friday running in Sochi...

Cyber-thieves hit YouTube Fifa gamers

Six of the most successful Fifa video gamers to feature on YouTube have been targeted by cyber-thieves. The hackers stole millions of Fifa coins, the...

Microsoft unveils wearable holograms in HoloLens, taking applications for devkit today

Microsoft announced wearable holograms for its HoloLens gaming platform at an event in New York today. The on-stage demonstration showed a game player wearing a...

Happy birthday Mario! Iconic game character turns 30

It's 30 years since Italian plumber Mario first appeared in the legendary computer game Super Mario Bros. Consoles have changed a lot since then but...
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Intel launches its Skylake processor to jumpstart PC sales

Intel is launching a new family of PC microprocessors code-named Skylake today. The chips represent the world’s biggest chip maker’s hopes for reviving the...
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Would Americans actually vote for Kanye?

JUST when you thought American politics had reached a preposterous new peak (thanks, Donald Trump) in comes Kanye West. For president, that is. Since West’s...

Twitter launches Music on Vine to help you discover and create...

Twitter today announced Music on Vine for iOS and Android to help users discover and create music on the short-form video sharing service. “Music has been part of...

You can now play the classical Snake game in Bing’s search...

Bing engineer David Flink announced today’s addition on Twitter, and it was subsequently picked up by multiple Microsoft-focused publications like WinBeta. You can now experience...

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos drops $250M for British actor

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos admitted he has shelled out big bucks to hire the brawling British TV star Jeremy Clarkson to star in a...

Nintendo had its best fiscal Q1 since 2012 as it beats...

Nintendo has found a way to turn a profit from its Wii U and 3DS systems. This morning, the publisher reported the results of the...

Porn site SugarDVD wants HoloLens owners to download Kim Kardashian’s body

SugarDVD, which refers to itself as “the Netflix of porn,” wants to make a HoloLens app, and it is already planning some bold features...

Video game characters get realistic makeover

VIDEO game creators are constantly trying to offer gamers a more immersive, realistic experience. But there’s one area where their attention to detail is...

Movie studios keep asking Google to remove pirated content on their...

Google search results sometimes include a tiny message at the bottom that some sites have been removed for sharing pirated content. Those requests come from movie...

Picture this: Emoji movie is coming from Sony

SONY is set to make an emoji-themed movie in a reported seven-figure deal bt which of our favourite emoticons will be brought to life?...

Is 50 Cent Truly Broke?

It is no longer news that the popular rap artist Curtis Jacson also known as 50 Cent is broke. When I got the news...

7 ways to ruin your career

    Notes of the worst anonymous employee: «Different objectives require different solutions. Many people out there want to succeed. But what if your idea...

50 Cent bankruptcy: He’s gone from super rich to stony broke...

The first man to call himself 50 Cent was Kelvin Martin, a petty criminal from Brooklyn, who was shot dead in 1987 and is...

Dave & Buster’s takes its best restaurant arcade games to mobile...

Dave & Buster’s is launching a series of mobile games today that are based on some of the most popular arcade games in its...

The movie industry that’s bigger than Hollywood

They used to be the preserve of informal home gatherings around old flickering TV sets, but Nollywood films have now gone global. Movie streaming giant...
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Google Is Launching Free WiFi In New York Starting This September

Imagine a city that's one giant WiFi hotspot. Great right? Now imagine that it's free as well. Google has unveiled a plan to roll out...

Twitter eyes Latin American market from new Miami office

Twitter officially opened offices in Miami earlier this week with six employees commanded by Twitter Latin America VP Guilherme Ribenboim. The Miami Herald reported that the...

Nintendo working on 5 mobile games all in different genres, according...

When Nintendo finally enters the mobile gaming market later this year, it will try to have something for everybody. The company is creating games in...

Yahoo Sports now lets you win cash daily by playing fantasy...

SAN FRANCISCO — At a press event today, Yahoo announced the launch of its daily fantasy sports league. No longer will you have to...

Facebook updates its cost-per-click definition to only include clicks to websites...

Attention marketers: Facebook has redefined its cost-per-click (CPC) measurement. In a blog post, the social networking company said that as part of its latest...

Liftoff says many new app users rush to buy or register

A large chunk of users with newly-installed mobile apps will take an action — like making a purchase or registering — within the first...

Amazon now lets you create customized 3D prints of video game...

Amazon has partnered with Sandboxr, a company specializing in 3D-printed collectibles, to let you create customized 3D prints of video game characters from Smite,...

New Salesforce report finds Big 3 social networks boosted ad revenue...

Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn together saw a 49 percent increase in ad revenue in the past year. That’s one of the takeaways from Salesforce’s Q1...

Fleksy’s mobile keyboard app goes free as the company bets on...

Mobile keyboard company Fleksy has followed in the footsteps of SwiftKey by making its Android and iOS app completely free. With seven million downloads to...
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USA challenges Japan to a giant robot battle

Last year MegaBot USA raised $1.8m (£1.17m) through a Kickstarter campaign to fund its giant robot vision. Now the same company wants to create a...

Updates to Entertainment in Windows 10

Windows 10 was built to offer a familiar and secure experience, with unmatched productivity offerings and more entertainment options for Windows fans. Not only...

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL vs Samsung Galaxy s4 Mini

Microsoft and Samsung are two big brands of technology world. As Microsoft have on top of fame in software industry, on the other side...

Ben Affleck And Jennifer Garner To Divorce

Hollywood couple Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have announced they are to divorce. The pair released a statement confirming rumours of their split. "After much thought...

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How Nutella Pancakes Helped Me Understand That Data Doesn’t Matter

How Nutella Pancakes Helped Me Understand That Data Doesn’t Matter

I was reminded of a great secret yesterday. It came twice, both times unexpectedly. It started while I was making chocolate batter pancakes covered with Nutella...

EU rules bent again: Bankrupt Greece looks set to get ‘payment...

THE German Finance Minister said Greece could leave the eurozone temporarily today – and return when they’re a bit better off. Wolfgang Schaeuble, usually one...

10 Of Your Worst Fear You Shouldn’t Worry About

The human mind is very powerful. It can either destroy you or push you through heights never imagined. Fear is a negative emotion which...

Fake news – the scourge of Social Media?

"It's now clear that so-called 'fake news' can have real world consequences"Hillary Clinton said last week in one of her first speeches since her...

Are fitness trackers a waste of money?

Want to lose weight? Improve your cardio? Lower your blood pressure? Then don't buy a fitness tracker. In fact, some experts claim they can...